Peter Corlett abuse at
Wed Nov 7 12:02:26 GMT 2007

On Wed, Nov 07, 2007 at 11:43:50AM +0000, john_oshea at wrote:
> I'm so going to have to start calling Cat5 cables "tentacles" from now on
> ;-)

They're not really proper tentacles until some prat has cable-tied a bundle
of about twenty not-quite-the-same-length cables together. Not bothering to
number the ends - thus forcing you to do N^2 cable tests - is completely
optional, however it is the industry standard and thus expected.

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